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Tim Tinsley

Tim Tinsley

Tim Tinsley

Tim Tinsley is a business leader at the National Nuclear Laboratory in the UK. In addition to managing a team responsible for work on the management of used nuclear fuel, he also manages the work done by the laboratory in the space sector.

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Can nuclear waste help humanity reach for the stars?

April 23, 2015

With the shortage of plutonium-238 to power space missions, Europe has decided to focus on an accessible alternative material that could power future spacecraft: americium-241.

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